College Day

Pearlstein Lobby 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Incoming 1st year Close School students are invited to join us in the lobby of the Pearlstein Building for a special day of activities designed to acquaint you with The Close School of Entrepreneurship, faculty and staff, and your fellow Close School students – explore the Academy of Natural Sciences, enjoy breakfast and lunch, and […]

Dine And Opine

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us for our first Close Club social of the year. Pizza, soft drinks, and a panel discussion with the second-year students who traveled to Silicon Valley over Spring Break, 2023. Questions? Email Melissa at mt3288@drexel.edu.

Proving Ground Pop Up: Women’s Entrepreneurship Week

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us as we celebrate Women's Entrepreneurship Week with a special edition of the Proving Ground Pop Up featuring student businesses founded by women.  Sample food created by food entrepreneurs, purchase unique work handcrafted by jewelers, artists, and fashion designers, and hear about interesting and innovative ideas developed by social and environmental impactors, and much, […]

Lunch And Learn

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us as we hear from Eamon Gallagher, the Director of the Entrepreneurial Law Clinic at the Thomas R. Kline School of Law here at Drexel University. The Entrepreneurial Law Clinic provides the legal services necessary to bring innovative ideas from conception to raising outside funding and serves entrepreneurs at a stage when cost often […]

Dine And Opine: Women’s History Month

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

In celebration of Women's History Month, we will be hosting a conversation with female executives, Denise Malecki and Nicole Tranchitella. Denise Malecki is a a life science and technology leader and partner at PwC, and Nicole Tranchitella is a Senior Managing Director at Accenture, a global information technology and consulting company. Dine and Opine, Wednesday, […]

Lunch And Learn

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join Skyler Logsdon, CEO of Boomerang, to learn valuable insights into the world of business and discover new strategies for success straight from a successful business owner.

Dine And Opine With Nicole Melchiorre

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join us for a conversation with Nicole Melchiorre, a principal with Shore House Canna - the first legal cannabis dispensary on the Jersey Shore. Dine and Opine, Wednesday, April 10, from 5 - 6p, Baiada Conference Room, 4th Floor, The Pearlstein Building, 3230 Market Street Pizza and soft drinks will be served. Questions? Email Melissa […]

Lunch And Learn With Garret Gillin

Pearlstein Building, 4th floor 3230 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join Garrett Gillin, MBA, Co-founder and Principal at Philadelphia - based 215 Marketing, a 2020 INC 5000 company and Google Premier Partner agency in a discussion about how to effectively market your startup. Garret oversees integrated digital marketing initiatives with a concentration on programmatic advertising, marketing automation, and advanced analytics at 215 Marketing. RSVP Now! […]

Lunch & Learn: Wall Street Meets Silicon Valley: A Tale Of Two Mindsets

Lebow College of Business (Hindelang Conference Room) 3220 Market St., 7th fl., Philadelphia, PA, United States

How does early-stage venture capital differ from “traditional,” later-stage investing? Learn with Justin Stevens as he explains the differences and how to get the best from both worlds.

You’re In Charge; Now What? The CEO Journey

Lebow College of Business (Hindelang Conference Room) 3220 Market St., 7th fl., Philadelphia, PA, United States

Hear from a panel of executive leaders as they share their candid perspectives on leadership, the lessons they’ve learned along the way and the critical abilities a successful C-level executive needs coming into a new role in a post-pandemic world.